The table below looks at the statistics for the Consultant role in IT jobs advertised for the Stirling region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Consultant in their job title over the 3 months to 3 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Consultant
Rank - 15 26
Permanent jobs requiring a Consultant 0 2 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stirling - 2.94% 1.09%
As % of the Job Titles category - 2.94% 1.09%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 0
Average salary - - -
UK excluding London average salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -
Consultant
Scotland

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Stirling region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Stirling
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
120 68 92
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stirling 96.00% 100.00% 100.00%
Number of salaries quoted 59 34 76
Average salary £47,500 £43,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.19% +8.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £26,000 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Consultant
Jobs Demand Trend in Stirling

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Consultant in the job title across the Stirling region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Consultant Jobs Demand Trend in Stirling

Consultant
Salary Trend in Stirling

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Consultant across the Stirling region.

Consultant Salary Trend in Stirling

Consultant
Top 15 Related IT Skills in Stirling

For the 6 months to 3 March 2015, IT jobs across the Stirling region that cited Consultant in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Consultant in their job title.

1 1 (50.00%) HP
1 1 (50.00%) ISEB
1 1 (50.00%) Project Management
1 1 (50.00%) Management Information System
1 1 (50.00%) Finance
1 1 (50.00%) ISEB Practitioner
1 1 (50.00%) Business Analysis
1 1 (50.00%) ISTQB
1 1 (50.00%) Degree
1 1 (50.00%) Test Management
1 1 (50.00%) HP Quality Center
1 1 (50.00%) Test Strategy
1 1 (50.00%) Test Planning
1 1 (50.00%) Mentoring
1 1 (50.00%) Analytical Skills

Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in Stirling by Category

For the 6 months to 3 March 2015, IT jobs across the Stirling region that cited Consultant in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Consultant in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

General
1 1 (50.00%) Finance
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Management Information System
1 1 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Project Management
1 1 (50.00%) Business Analysis
1 1 (50.00%) Test Management
1 1 (50.00%) Test Strategy
1 1 (50.00%) Test Planning
1 1 (50.00%) Mentoring
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) ISEB
1 1 (50.00%) ISEB Practitioner
1 1 (50.00%) ISTQB
1 1 (50.00%) Degree
Systems Management
1 1 (50.00%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) HP